Phytotherapist for Ayurveda

  • Learn to process and use local medicinal plants in an Ayurvedic way.

  • Create your own Ayurvedic medicine cabinet under medical guidance.

  • Use the healing power of nature to treat common ailments.

Ayurvedic medicinal plants grow everywhere, even in your own garden. Already in the classical Ayurveda writings you can read that the best remedies grow in the immediate environment of the patient.

In the training to become a medically certified phytotherapist specializing in Ayurveda, you will study under the expert guidance of Dr. med. Kalyani Nagersheth how to use and process indigenous medicinal plants to treat various clinical pictures. Use the synthesis of Western and Ayurvedic herbal medicine for your Ayurvedic treatment practice and create your own Ayurvedic medicine cabinet.

Learning objectives

You will learn
- basics of Western and Ayurvedic herbal medicine
- how to classify local wild herbs, fruits, barks and roots according to their ingredients and how to process them according to Ayurvedic principles.
- practical guidance and recipes in creating an Ayurvedic medicine chest of salves, tinctures, essences, oils, teas, liqueurs and herbal blends
- to identify and examine wild herbs in their natural environment during small explorations in nature.
- Stories from Indian and occidental mythology.

Structure

The training to become a medically certified Ayurveda phytotherapist for Ayurveda includes six intensive weekend seminars, in which you study the Ayurvedic medicine with native plants theoretically and practically:

  • Each weekend is themed around specific ailment patterns and can also be attended as an individual seminar.
  • It is possible to start the training with each module.
  • The training modules can also be attended online.
  • However, at least 2 modules can only be attended as a face-to-face course. On the Birstein campus you will take part in an excursion and prepare classic Ayurvedic recipes yourself.

Contents

Ayurvedic Phytotherapy for Digestive and Metabolic Disorders
- basics of Ayurvedic and indigenous botany and phytotherapy
- tannins - mode of action, botany, forms of application and preparation
- ayurvedic analysis and phytotherapeutic treatment of digestive disorders
- practical preparation of ayurvedic formulations with traditional and indigenous medicinal herbs for the treatment of digestive disorders



Ayurvedic Phytotherapy: Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System
- Ayurvedic descriptions and pathogenesis of diseases of the
musculoskeletal system
- phytotherapeutic treatment strategies using saponins, bitter substances and
carminatives for rheumatism and gout
- indigenous medicinal herbs and Ayurvedic herbal formulations for the treatment
of back and joint ailments, pain, Athrosis as well as
rheumatic diseases

Ayurvedic phytotherapy in respiratory diseases
- functions and pathogenesis of respiratory and vital energy channels
Panavahasrotas
- mucilages - mode of action, botany, methods of application and
forms of preparation
- indigenous medicinal herbs and Ayurvedic formulations for the treatment of
respiratory, cold, allergic and asthmatic diseases, allergic and asthmatic diseases


Ayurvedic phytotherapy for neurological diseases
- ayurvedic analysis and phytotherapeutic treatment of mental and neurological complaints
- alkaloids - mode of action, botany, forms of application and preparation
- indigenous medicinal herbs and ayurvedic formulations for the treatment of neurological and stress-related diseases and sleep disorders

Ayurvedic phytotherapy for skin diseases
- ayurvedic treatment, pathogenense, Dosha symptoms and
Prescriptions for skin diseases (Krustha)
- Soap substances - mode of action, herbal science, forms of application and

- make your own skin care products with local medicinal plants
- practical preparation of Ayurvedic prescriptions with traditional and
local medicinal herbs for the treatment of skin diseases

Ayurvedic phytotherapy for women and women's diseases
- basics of Ayurvedic gynaecology (Striroga): Pregnancy,
menstruation, menopause, cysts, fibroids
- detailed discussion of spices and medicinal herbs for female
health
- practical preparation of Ayurvedic formulations with traditional and
indigenous medicinal herbs for treatment of female disorders

Lecturers

Dr. med. Kalyani Nagersheth

Prices

Training fee from € 1.960




plus accommodation and meals - only for attendance dates in Birstein

Guest houses are available on the campus of the European Academy of Ayurveda. For your overnight stay during the training you can choose from rooms of different categories. Ayurvedic full board from our organic kitchen is included in the room price.

Method of payment

Deposit € 250

Final payment

a) In one sum at the latest one month before the start of the training (for eAcademy modules immediately, otherwise at the latest one month before the booked start of the training).
b) Monthly instalments of 250 EUR each by direct debit. The payment (debiting) of the monthly instalments takes place on the 1st of the month, starting from the month of the booked beginning of the training, in case of eAcademy modules immediately. If the training begins with modules of the eAcademy, the activation takes place provisionally immediately after receipt of the deposit, regularly then after receipt of the first monthly installment.

Provider

Rosenberg gGmbH - European Academy for Ayurveda | DE - 63633 Birstein

For whom?

Especially recommended for
- Ayurveda beginners
- alternative practitioners, Ayurveda doctors, therapists and nutritionists
- garden friends, herb witches and botanists

At a glance

Required previous knowledge:
Ayurveda basic course or comparable

Closing:

Medically certified phytotherapist for Ayurveda

Scope:

12 days
90 hours attendance
180 learning hours


Training fee from € 1.960

if necessary plus board and lodging

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Basic modules

Ayurvedic phytotherapy for digestive and metabolic disorders

2 days 2 days

Ayurvedic phytotherapy: diseases of the locomotor system

2 days 2 days

Ayurvedic phytotherapy for respiratory diseases

2 days 2 days

Ayurvedic phytotherapy for neurological diseases

2 days

Ayurveda phytotherapy for skin diseases

2 days 2 days

Ayurvedic phytotherapy for women and for female disorders

2 days 2 days

Entry-level seminars

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